Elsner Builds Value with New Hire, Gordon Laabs

Elsner Builds Value with New Hire, Gordon Laabs

Addition of Lean Specialist Furthers Elsner’s Commitment to Highest Level of Productivity

Hanover, PA, June 14, 2016– Elsner Engineering proudly announces the addition of an operational excellence professional, Lean Specialist, Gordon Laabs. Gordon’s role will build on Elsner’s initiatives toward performance, longevity and dedicated focus and commitment to the converting industry.

We are pleased to welcome Gordon to Elsner,” said Bertram Elsner II, President/CEO. “As we continue to grow as a business, it’s imperative that we maintain top quality.  Streamlining our processes and increasing our productivity is more important than ever.  Gordon’s experience and expertise will be a great addition to our team.”

A Hanover, PA native, Gordon is a graduate of Hanover High School. An honorably discharged Marine Corps Veteran, Gordon graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Logistics. He began his professional career in strategy competency at Accenture.   A Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt since 2005, Gordon’s last professional role was as a Consultant at Johnson & Johnson within their Regulatory Operations group.  Having lived in Brazil until recently when he relocated to Hanover, Gordon’s wife Andrea and their children will follow at the end of the Brazilian school year, December 2016.

About Elsner: Elsner Engineering has an 80+ year track record of proven performance as the manufacturer of innovative converting machinery for the paper, film and nonwovens industries. There are over 3000 Elsner machines running in more than 60 countries that fold, pack and rewind just about every product imaginable. With a motto of “Purpose Built Precision,” Elsner’s reputation for quality and reliability is backed by a highly-experienced team. Elsner is based in Hanover, PA.


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Contact Information

Phone: Nikki Schroeder, 410-961-9235
Company: Elsner Engineering